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By Steven A. Riess

A spouse to American game History offers a set of unique essays that symbolize the 1st entire research of scholarship when it comes to the growing to be box of yankee game history.

  • Presents the 1st entire research of the scholarship on the subject of the educational historical past of yankee sport
  • Features contributions from some of the best students operating within the box of yankee activity history
  • Includes insurance of the chronology of activities from colonial instances to the current day, together with significant activities akin to baseball, soccer, basketball, boxing, golfing, motor racing, tennis, and music and box
  • Addresses the connection of activities to urbanization, expertise, gender, race, social category, and genres equivalent to activities biography

Awarded 2015 top Anthology from the North American Society for recreation historical past (NASSH)

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